Alan Whitehead: Holmpton Life List BOU Record(s) 1 to 151 of 151 total. Seq. Species Scientific Name Date Location Comments 1 Mute Swan Cygnus olor 2 Bewick's Swan Cygnus columbianus 02/11/2012 a single bird S 3 Bean Goose Anser fabalis 4 Pink-footed Goose Anser brachyrhynchus 02/11/2012 c50 5 White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons 09/01/2016 2 6 Greylag Goose Anser anser 2 birds South 7 Canada Goose Branta canadensis 10/01/2016 8 Brent Goose Branta bernicla 07/10/2014 8 9 Shelduck Tadorna tadorna 10 Wigeon Anas penelope 11 Gadwall Anas strepera 17/11/2014 12 Teal Anas crecca 13 Mallard Anas platyrhynchos 14 Eider Somateria mollissima 08/10/2012 8 15 Common Scoter Melanitta nigra 16 Goldeneye Bucephala clangula 03/01/2013 2 Adult males 17 Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa 18 Grey Partridge Perdix perdix 19 Pheasant Phasianus colchicus 20 Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata 21 Black-throated Diver Gavia arctica 22 Great Northern Diver Gavia immer 23 Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis 10/08/2012 24 Cory's Shearwater Calonectris borealis 23/09/2012 Top tick! 25 Sooty Shearwater Puffinus griseus 26 Manx Shearwater Puffinus puffinus 27 Gannet Morus bassanus 28 Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo 29 Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis 29/03/2013 30 Little Egret Egretta garzetta 10/08/2012 31 Grey Heron Ardea cinerea 32 Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus 33 Red Kite Milvus milvus 03/04/2017 1st record 34 Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus 15/07/2012 35 Hen Harrier Circus cyaneus 36 Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 37 Buzzard Buteo buteo 38 Osprey Pandion haliaetus 14/05/2014 39 Water Rail Rallus aquaticus 15/09/2014 40 Moorhen Gallinula chloropus 41 Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta 24/03/2012 42 Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus 43 Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria 44 Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula 45 Lapwing Vanellus vanellus 46 Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus 47 Curlew Numenius arquata 48 Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica 49 Turnstone Arenaria interpres 08/08/2012 50 Knot Calidris canutus 15/08/2012 51 Ruff Calidris pugnax 20/08/2012 7 52 Sanderling Calidris alba 11/08/2012 53 Dunlin Calidris alpina 54 Common Sandpiper Actitis hypoleucos 19/08/2012 55 Redshank Tringa totanus 24/08/2012 56 Jack Snipe Lymnocryptes minimus 01/12/2012 57 Woodcock Scolopax rusticola 58 Snipe Gallinago gallinago 59 Pomarine Skua Stercorarius pomarinus 09/08/2012 60 Arctic Skua Stercorarius parasiticus 27/07/2012 61 Great Skua Stercorarius skua 08/08/2012 62 Razorbill Alca torda 63 Guillemot Uria aalge 64 Little Tern Sternula albifrons 65 Sandwich Tern Sterna sandvicensis 31/03/2012 earliest record 66 Common Tern Sterna hirundo 67 Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii 08/08/2012 2 68 Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea 69 Kittiwake Rissa tridactyla 70 Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus 71 Little Gull Hydrocoloeus minutus 72 Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus 23/08/2012 3 Adults 73 Common Gull Larus canus 74 Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus 75 Herring Gull Larus argentatus 76 Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis 08/08/2012 77 Iceland Gull Larus glaucoides 25/01/2017 1st record 78 Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 79 Rock Dove Columba livia 80 Stock Dove Columba oenas 81 Woodpigeon Columba palumbus 82 Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 83 Cuckoo Cuculus canorus 08/05/2012 84 Barn Owl Tyto alba 85 Little Owl Athene noctua 86 Tawny Owl Strix aluco 87 Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus 3 records 88 Nightjar Caprimulgus europaeus 13/05/2016 89 Swift Apus apus 90 Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major 91 Kestrel Falco tinnunculus 92 Merlin Falco columbarius 93 Peregrine Falco peregrinus 94 Magpie Pica pica 95 Jackdaw Corvus monedula 96 Rook Corvus frugilegus 97 Carrion Crow Corvus corone 98 Goldcrest Regulus regulus 99 Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus 100 Great Tit Parus major 101 Coal Tit Periparus ater 102 Skylark Alauda arvensis 103 Sand Martin Riparia riparia 30/03/2012 earliest record 104 Swallow Hirundo rustica 22/04/2012 105 House Martin Delichon urbicum 02/05/2012 106 Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus 107 Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita 03/04/2012 first record! 108 Willow Warbler Phylloscopus trochilus 109 Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla 110 Garden Warbler Sylvia borin 111 Lesser Whitethroat Sylvia curruca 112 Whitethroat Sylvia communis 113 Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus 114 Treecreeper Certhia familiaris 115 Wren Troglodytes troglodytes 116 Starling Sturnus vulgaris 117 Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus 30/09/2013 24/5/14 118 Blackbird Turdus merula 119 Fieldfare Turdus pilaris 03/04/2012 first record! 120 Song Thrush Turdus philomelos 121 Redwing Turdus iliacus 122 Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus 123 Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata 20/09/2014 Old Hive 124 Robin Erithacus rubecula 125 Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca 11/10/2014 First record 126 Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus 08/08/2012 127 Whinchat Saxicola rubetra 128 Stonechat Saxicola rubicola 15/08/2012 129 Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe 130 Dunnock Prunella modularis 131 House Sparrow Passer domesticus 132 Tree Sparrow Passer montanus 133 Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava 15/08/2012 134 Grey Wagtail Motacilla cinerea 135 Pied Wagtail Motacilla alba 136 Meadow Pipit Anthus pratensis 137 Brambling Fringilla montifringilla 08/10/2014 c4 138 Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs 139 Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula 140 Greenfinch Chloris chloris 141 Linnet Linaria cannabina 142 Twite Linaria flavirostris 15/10/2016 143 Lesser Redpoll Acanthis cabaret 144 Common Crossbill Loxia curvirostra 18/07/2013 1st record 145 Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis 146 Siskin Spinus spinus 147 Snow Bunting Plectrophenax nivalis 148 Lapland Bunting Calcarius lapponicus 149 Corn Bunting Emberiza calandra 150 Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella 151 Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus